I thought this will be an interesting article for potential MBA students as well as job seekers. Here is the article by Debra Wheatman on "Elegant Variation" to your resume.
Excerpt: Your resumé is a marketing document. The product being marketed is you. The death knell of any marketing campaign is boredom. Boring products don’t sell. If your resumé comes across as uninteresting, so do you: you probably won’t get put in the short pile; you probably won’t get interviews, and someone with a more exciting resumé will get the job.
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